Etymology
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revocation (n.)

early 15c., revocacioun, "a recalling from exile; a retraction" of an oath, etc.; from Old French revocacion and directly from Latin revocationem (nominative revocatio) "a calling back, recalling," noun of action from past-participle stem of revocare "to call back, rescind" (see revoke).

updated on August 07, 2021

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